Patients with decision-making capacity or their legally defined surrogates have the right to refuse or request withdrawal of pacemaker therapy.
The latest guideline revision aims to establish a foundation for “gold-standard” palliative care.
CHICAGO – “One of the key messages of the guidelines is that patients really do want to discuss these topics with their rheumatologist,” said Dr....
BERLIN – The ADA and EASD have issued their 2018 Consensus Report on the management of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes.
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Taking interventional action and communication between patients as well as other providers are integral elements of the recommendations.
Initial screening colonoscopy should occur at age 40-50 years, or 10 years before the age of the earliest-diagnosed first-degree relative.